Social & Support Groups
Exercise on Referral - Bassetlaw District Council
Bassetlaw District Council Queens Buildings Worksop Notts
Bassetlaw's Exercise on Referral programme is working towards helping improve the health and well-being of people suffering from a variety of medical conditions by supporting them to lead a more active lifestyle.
Carlton Healthy Living Club
June Fearne c/o Bassetlaw Self Help Link, Retford Action Centre, Canal Street, Retford,
Open alternate Wednesdays 10am to 12 noon at the Cleveland Road Community Centre, Carlton in Lindrick. Activities include Exercise, Healthy Cooking and Looking at a healthy lifestyle. Please call for more details.
Seated Exercise - Retford
Sutton Cum Lound Village Hall, Town Street, Lound, Retford, Nottinghamshire,
Qualified trainer who will cater for beginners. Exercise focuses on keeping muscle tone, stretching, flexibility and raising heart rate gently. Refreshments after exercises. £2.50 per session.
Home from Hospital in Bassetlaw Royal Voluntary Service
Royal Voluntary Service C/O Royal Voluntary Service Café Bassetlaw Hospital Blyth Road Nottinghamshire
Support for the over 50's returning home from hospital. Service users can self refer by telephone or email. Worksop 01909 484437
Christopher Cargill House 21-23 Pelham Road Nottingham
The Carers Federation is dedicated to supporting carers of all ages and the people they look after. It is now a diverse organisation offering a wide range of services to individuals and the wider community.
Independent Age UK
Provide information and advice service for older people, their families and carers, focusing on social care, welfare benefits and befriending services. This is integrated with local support, including one to one and group befriending schemes.
Retford & District Photographic Society
St Joseph's Church Babworth Road Retford
The group has presentations by expert photographers, hold competitions, and have practical leaning sessions to do with improving techniques. Everyone welcome from beginners to experienced photographers.
Clowne & District Community Transport - CT4TC
Unit 10, Crossroads Business Park 10 Creswell Road Clowne Chesterfield
CT4TC offers affordable transport for community groups on a regular or occasional basis. Groups currently using our vehicles include sporting groups, schools, self help groups, nursing homes and special interest groups.
1 Eldon Court, Eldon Street, West Midlands
We help people manage their diabetes effectively by providing information, advice and support. We campaign with people with diabetes and with healthcare professionals to improve the quality of care across the UK's health services.
NCT - Bassetlaw Branch of the National Childbirth Trust
C/O 7 Thirlmere Drive, North Anston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire
We give accurate, impartial information so parents can decide what's best for their family, we introduce them to a network of local parents to gain practical and emotional support. We are the UKs largest parent charity
Willow Community Garden
Willow Community Garden is on the Spur Crescent allottment site at the top of Shrewsbury Road, Manton, Worksop.
To encourage people to grow their own food and gain skills in horticulture and vegetable growing. To provide a place for people to meet and work together as a team, sharing ideas, skills and the produce from the garden.
Worksop and District Live at Home Scheme
Worksop Live at Home Scheme Ann Daniels Centre 64 Dadley Road Carlton in Lindrick Worksop Nottinghamshire
The Worksop & District Live at Home Scheme offers a range of services for older people. We want to enable older people to stay living independently in their own homes for as long as possible, with the best possible quality of life.
Sutton & Barnby Moor Womens Institute
Village Hall, Town Street, Sutton cum Lound
The WI plays a unique role in providing women with educational opportunities and the chance to build new skills, to take part in a wide variety of activities and to campaign on issues that matter to them and their communities.
British Wheel of Yoga
BWY Central Offic British Wheel of Yoga 25 Jermyn Street Sleaford Lincolnshire,
The British Wheel of Yoga (BWY) is the largest yoga membership organisation in the country. We are committed to promoting a greater understanding of yoga and its safe practice through experience, education, discussion, study and training.
Beckingham Village Institute
Beckingham village Institute High Street
At present the Institute provides for billiards, snooker, darts, pool and dominoes. It is open from 10.00 a.m. until 10.00 p.m. every day of the week except Sunday, and is closed on Christmas Day and Good Friday.
Bridge Club at Worksop
Worksop Cricket and Sports Club Central Avenue Worksop Notts
Worksop Bridge Club in Nottinghamshire is a great place where you can come together with similar like minded people who would like to get together and push a few playing cards around the green felt.
Gringley on the Hill Community Centre
West Wells Lane Gringley on the Hill
The Gringley Community Centre is situated between Bawtry and Gainsbrough in the picturesque village of Gringley on the Hill. The centre is avaliable for hire and has a number of regular events open to all ages.
Royal Voluntary Service (Nottinghamshire)
Royal Voluntary Service, The Crossing, Newcastle Street, Worksop, S80 2AT
This Home From Hospital Services is available to anyone aged 50 plus who is registered to a Bassetlaw GP and aims to support a person during their recovery after a stay in hospital / a medical setting (i.e. rehabilitation unit or nursing home).
CALM - Campaign Against Living Miserably
The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) is leading a movement against male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK. Join the campaign to take a stand against male suicide and get the tools you need for action.
Retford Inner Wheel Club
Manvern Cottage, Top Street, North Wheatley, Retford.
One of the largest voluntary organisations for women in the world, formed in 1924 in Manchester to complement and support Rotary Clubs, having a membership of nearly 21,000 in G.B. & I. and over 98,000 worldwide.
Let's Sing - Inter-generational Community Group bring the Community Together with Music
The Well Church & Community Centre Retford Nottinghamshire
This is an Intergenerational Group bringing the Community Together. People of all ages come together to learn from each other
The Tomorrow Project - Bereavement & Suicide Support
The Tomorrow Project was set up in response to a cluster of suicides in East Leake in 2012. We are a confidential, community based suicide prevention, intervention and postvention service that will help and support you in times of struggle.